U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

September 17th, 2019|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Capacity Utilization

The total tonnage for the week ending September 14th was 1,811 million tons, (Mt) at a capacity utilization rate of 77.9%. The year to date tonnage output is 69,983 Mt, at an average capacity utilization [...]

Oil and Gas Rotary Rig Counts

August 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Oil and Gas Rotary Rig Counts

The total number of operating rigs in the U.S. the week as of August 16th was 770 oil and 165 gas (totaling 935). In percentage terms, on a month on month, (m/m) basis, oil rigs [...]

U.S. Steel Merchant Final Imports

August 5th, 2019|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Merchant Final Imports

Merchant final imports to the U.S. came in at 23,302 tons in June 2019, down 8.0% month over month (MoM), and up 9.5% year over year (YoY) Figure 1 further breaks down total final merchant [...]

U.S. Steel Beam Final Imports

August 4th, 2019|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Beam Final Imports

Beam final imports came in at 33,412 tons for June 2019, down 43% Mom and up significantly YoY (120%. These include: Angles, Shapes and H Sections, Angles, Shapes and I Sections, Angles H Sections Iron and [...]

U.S. Steel Rebar Final Imports

August 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on U.S. Steel Rebar Final Imports

Rebar final imports to the U.S. were down 20% YoY, and down 5.4% MoM in March 2019, coming in at 100,866 tons. The top five account for 64% of the total intake. These include: concrete reinforcing [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

August 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in June 2019, especially in the state and local sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that June’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction [...]

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